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Distance education graduates
A total of 47 civil service workers who have been attending distance education courses that was organized through the collaboration of the National Commission of Eritrean Higher Education, University of Swiss-Management Center and South African University graduated on 18 February with Masters (...)
[Shabait] 20/02/2017

 
Eritrea wins Men and Women Elite TTT and ITT in African Continental Cycling Championship
The 2017 African Continental Cycling Championship that started on Tuesday in the Egyptian city of Luxor witnessed extraordinary performance the Eritrean National Cycling team that comfortably won the 57.8 Km Team Time Trial (TTT) both in the elite men and women. Asmara, 18 February 2017 - The (...)
[Shabait] 18/02/2017

 
Eritrean nationals commemorate Operation Fenkil
Eritrean nationals residing in Mannheim, Germany, commemorated the 27th anniversary of Operation Fenkil on 10 February under the theme ““Fenkil: Precursor of the Final Phase”. Asmara, 16 February 2017- Eritrean nationals residing in Mannheim, Germany, commemorated the 27th anniversary of (...)
[Shabait] 16/02/2017

 
Asmara ricorda l’anniversario della morte di Aleksandr Puskin
Aleksandr Puskin (1799-1837) poeta e scrittore russo è stato ricordato ad Asmara, capitale dell’Eritrea, nell’anniversario della sua morte. Il 10 febbraio, per i 180 anni dalla morte, nella piazza con la sua statua, gli eritrei e la rappresentanza diplomatica russa ad Asmara hanno ricordato il (...)
[Eritrea Live] 15/02/2017

180th Anniversary of Alexander Pushkin Observed in Asmara
The 180th anniversary of poet and writer Alexander Pushkin was observed on February 10 here in the capital. Asmara, 15 February 2017 - The 180th anniversary of poet and writer Alexander Pushkin was observed on February 10 here in the capital. Present on the observance at the Alexander Pushkin (...)
[Shabait] 15/02/2017

Eritrean Community schools in Kassala offering commendable service
Eritrean Community schools established in Kassala region, Sudan, which has been providing educational service to Eritrean nationals has been instrumental in nurturing the national identity as well as enabling the students maintain attachment with their homeland. Asmara, 14 February 2017- (...)
[Shabait] 14/02/2017

Commemoration of Operation Fenkil conducted with great patriotic zeal
The commemoration of the 27th anniversary of Operation Fenkil, which was held from February 10 to 12 under the theme, “Fenkil: Precursor of the Final Phase” was conducted with enthusiasm. Asmara, 13 February 2017 - The commemoration of the 27th anniversary of Operation Fenkil, which was held (...)
[Shabait] 13/02/2017

International Film Week in Asmara
International Film Week in which 13 countries are participating opened on 8 February here in the capital. Asmara, 10 February 2017 - International Film Week in which 13 countries are participating opened on 8 February here in the capital. Speaking at the opening ceremony, Ambassador Zemede (...)
[Shabait] 10/02/2017

Cabinet of Ministers Holds Meeting
The Eritrean Cabinet of Ministers held a two-day regular meeting in the port city of Massawa. In the opening session, President Isaias Afwerki presented budgetary priorities for 2017. Asmara, 10 February 2017 - The Eritrean Cabinet of Ministers held a two-day regular meeting in the port city (...)
[Shabait] 10/02/2017

Achievement of Millennium Development Goals
The effective realization of Millennium Development Goals attest to Eritrea’s commitment and implementation capacity. Asmara, 8 February 2017 - The effective realization of Millennium Development Goals attest to Eritrea’s commitment and implementation capacity. The remarks were made by Ms. Amina (...)
[Shabait] 08/02/2017

Financial Donation to Martyrs Trust Fund
Eritreans nationals residing in Switzerland, Canada, Germany and Greece have donated a total of 13,000 Euro and 9,000 US dollars respectively in support of martyr’s families as well as augment Martyrs Trust Fund. Asmara, 8 February 2017 - Eritreans nationals residing in Switzerland, Canada, (...)
[Shabait] 08/02/2017

Health Awareness Campaign
Community-based environmental sanitation programs in Foro sub-zone are registering commendable outcome. Asmara, 8 February 2017 - Community-based environmental sanitation programs in Foro sub-zone are registering commendable outcome. According to Nurse Merhawi Hadgu, Head of the health (...)
[Shabait] 08/02/2017

Potable Water Supply in Beilul Sub-Zone
The residents of Unda, Beilul sub-zone have expressed satisfaction with potable water supply. Asmara, 8 February 2017 - The residents of Unda, Beilul sub-zone have expressed satisfaction with potable water supply. Mr. Abubeker Husein, Managing Director in Beilul Administrative area, stated (...)
[Shabait] 08/02/2017

Village Regrouping
During an assessment meeting conducted in Keren, the Governor of Anseba region, Mr. Ali Mahmud, underlined that the regrouping of villages have made significant contribution in enabling the residents have better access to social services. Asmara, 8 February 2017 - During an assessment meeting (...)
[Shabait] 08/02/2017

Eritrea, zoom sulla miniera di Bisha, contro la propaganda
Bisha, 250 chilometri da Asmara, nella zona del Gash Barka, è il nome del luogo dove si trova la miniera eritrea. A Bisha, dal 2002, dopo una positiva esplorazione del sottosuolo è iniziata l’estrazione dell’oro. Se ne occupano la società canadese Nevsun Resources Ltd (60% ) e la società di...
[Eritrea Live] 06/02/2017

Chinese New Year celebrated
Confucius Institute, a school of Chinese Language and Culture in Asmara, has celebrated Chinese New Year on 3 February at Cinema Roma. Asmara, 06 February 2017- Confucius Institute, a school of Chinese Language and Culture in Asmara, has celebrated Chinese New Year on 3 February at Cinema (...)
[Shabait] 06/02/2017

Efforts to empower women
Continuous efforts are to be exerted to empower women both in education and economy, according to Ms. Teka Tesfamichael President of the National Union of Eritrean Women (NUEW). Asmara, 06 February 2017- Continuous efforts are to be exerted to empower women both in education and economy, (...)
[Shabait] 06/02/2017

General Aviation Service Commences Regular Flight
General Aviation Service yesterday commenced its two times a week regular flight to and from Asmara-Assab. Asmara, 3 February 2017 - General Aviation Service yesterday commenced its two times a week regular flight to and from Asmara-Assab. The beneficiaries expressed appreciation for the (...)
[Shabait] 03/02/2017

Potable Water Supply Project
A solar energy operated potable water supply project in Ona-Nalai, Central region, worth 5.5 million Nakfa was recently inaugurated. Asmara, 3 February 2017 - A solar energy operated potable water supply project in Ona-Nalai, Central region, worth 5.5 million Nakfa was recently inaugurated. (...)
[Shabait] 03/02/2017

Training Programs for the Youth
The branch of the National Union of Eritrean Youth and Students (NUEYS) in Anseba region is providing training in Adi-Tekelezan regarding electricity and solar energy installation, among others. Asmara, 3 February 2017 - The branch of the National Union of Eritrean Youth and Students (NUEYS) (...)
[Shabait] 03/02/2017

ERITREA, operazione Fenkil, la liberazione di Massawa
Nel 1990, dopo trent’anni di lotta, il Fronte (Fple), con l’operazione Fenkil (estirpazione), libera la città portuale eritrea di Massawa. L’operazione Fenkil è una battaglia che si combatte per tre giorni (8-10 febbraio), sia per terra, sia per mare. Un fronte lungo più di 200 chilometri. Un (...)
[Eritrea Live] 02/02/2017

Eritrean nationals abroad hold public diplomacy activities
Eritrean nationals residing in Bologna, Italy, Hamburg, and Cairo, Egypt held different public diplomacy activities. Asmara, 02 February 2017- Eritrean nationals residing in Bologna, Italy, Hamburg, and Cairo, Egypt held different public diplomacy activities. At the seminar the Eritrean (...)
[Shabait] 02/02/2017

Eritrean delegation participates at AU summit
Eritrean delegation headed by Ambassador Araia Desta, Eritrea’s Permanent Representative to the African Union and UN Economic Commission for Africa , has participated in the 28th summit of the AU held from 22 to 31 January in Addis Ababa. Asmara, 02 February 2017- Eritrean delegation headed by (...)
[Shabait] 02/02/2017

Press Release
Eritrea: Status of the Harvest this year Eritrea: Status of the Harvest this year Annual precipitation levels in Eritrea, and the Horn of Africa region in general, are not always plentiful. The main rains tend to be erratic both in terms of spatial distribution and frequency particularly in (...)
[Shabait] 02/02/2017

Senior Eritrean Delegation Concludes visit to Russian Federation
Senior Eritrean delegation headed by Foreign Minister Osman Saleh along with Mr. Yemane Gebreab, head of PFDJ Political Affairs, and Mr. Hagos Ghebrehiwet, head of PFDJ Economic Affairs returned back home concluding three-day visit to the Russian Federation. Asmara, 01 February 2017- Senior (...)
[Shabait] 01/02/2017

Local Media Interview with President Isaias
Eritrea’s local media conducted an extensive two-day interview with President Isaias Afwerki mainly focusing on projected public development programmes for this year and other issues of importance to the domestic audience, which was broadcast live on Eri-Tv and Dimtsi Hafash radio station. (...)
[Shabait] 01/02/2017

Eritrea and Colluli Mining Company Sign Agreement
Eritrea’s Ministry of Energy and Mines and Colluli Mining Share Company yesterday signed an agreement to engage in potash mining operations in the Bada area of the Northern Red Sea Region. Asmara, 31 January 2017 - Eritrea’s Ministry of Energy and Mines and Colluli Mining Share Company yesterday (...)
[Shabait] 01/02/2017

Indian Ocean Newsletter: Peddling False News on Eritrea
Fake News is the daily staple, the bread and butter so to speak, of the Indian Ocean Newsletter in its periodic “news stories” on Eritrea and the region as a whole. Fake News is the daily staple, the bread and butter so to speak, of the Indian Ocean Newsletter in its periodic “news stories” on (...)
[Shabait] 31/01/2017

IGAD’s inappropriate submission on Eritrea to the UNSC
1. On 16 December 2016 and at the request of Ethiopia, the Secretariat of the IGAD Sector Reform Program (ISSP), presented a briefing to the Security Council Committee, established pursuant to resolutions 751 (1992) and 1907 (2009), concerning Somalia and Eritrea. 1. On 16 December 2016 and at (...)
[Shabait] 31/01/2017

Eritrea: President Afwerki Explains Stance On Key Regional and Global Issues
[Shabait] Asmara -In the second day of his interview with national media outlets on Saturday evening, President Isaias Afwerki dwelt mostly on important regional and global issues.
[AllAfrica] 31/01/2017

President Isaias explains Eritrea’s stance on key regional and global issues
In the second day of his interview with national media outlets on Saturday evening, President Isaias Afwerki dwelt mostly on important regional and global issues. Asmara, 30 January 2017- In the second day of his interview with national media outlets on Saturday evening, President Isaias (...)
[Shabait] 30/01/2017

Senior Eritrean delegation on working visit to Russian Federation
Senior Eritrean delegation headed by Foreign Minister Osman Saleh is conducting a working visit to the Russian Federation. The working visit of the Eritrean senor delegation is at an invitation of the Russian Government. Asmara, 30 January 2017- Senior Eritrean delegation headed by Foreign (...)
[Shabait] 30/01/2017

Veteran fighter Hagos Berhe passes away
Veteran fighter Hagos Berhe passed away on 28 January at the age of 81. Asmara, 30 January 2017- Veteran fighter Hagos Berhe passed away on 28 January at the age of 81. The veteran fighter Hagos Berhe joined the Popular Forces in 1975 and diligently served his country and people in different (...)
[Shabait] 30/01/2017

Statement by Minister of Eritrean Foreign Affairs Mr. Osman Saleh to the Press
Statement by Minister of Eritrean Foreign Affairs Mr. Osman Saleh to the Press Moscow, 30 January 2017 Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Let me begin by thanking Minister Sergei Lavrov and the government of the Russian federation for the invitation extended to us to visit Moscow for (...)
[Shabait] 30/01/2017

Local Media Interview with President Isaias
Eritrea’s local media conducted an extensive interview with President Isaias Afwerki yesterday mainly focusing on projected public development programmes for this year and other issues of importance to the domestic audience. Asmara, 28 January 2017- Eritrea’s local media conducted an extensive (...)
[Shabait] 28/01/2017

AfDB supports Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihood Program in Eritrea
The African Development Bank has approved a loan and a grant amounting to US $7.14 million to finance the fourth Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Program in Eritrea. This Program is an expansion of the ongoing Eritrea Component of the Multinational Drought Resilience and (...)
[CapitalEritrea] 28/01/2017

AfDB supports Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihood Program in Eritrea
— Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, January 27, 2017 – The African Development Bank has approved a loan and a grant amounting to US $7.14 million to finance the fourth Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Program in Eritrea. This Program is an… Read more (...)
[Africa Herald Express] 27/01/2017

Cote d’Ivoire: AfDB supports drought resilience programme in Eritrea
Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire (PANA) – Eritrea’s fourth Drought Resilience and Sustainable Livelihoods Programme was boosted Friday with announcement of a loan and a grant amounting to US $7.14 million by the African Development Bank (AfDB). (...)
[Panapress] 27/01/2017

Activities of Eritrean nationals abroad
Ambassador of Eritrea to the European Union, Mr. Negasi Kassa conducted seminar on 15 January to Eritrean nationals residing in Amsterdam and its environs. Asmara, 26 January 2016- Ambassador of Eritrea to the European Union, Mr. Negasi Kassa conducted seminar on 15 January to Eritrean (...)
[Shabait] 26/01/2017

Call for more effort to reduce mortality rate
The Minister of Health, Ms. Amina Nurhsein called for more effort to reduce mother and child mortality rate. Asmara, 26 January 2017- The Minister of Health, Ms. Amina Nurhsein called for more effort to reduce mother and child mortality rate. At a meeting conducted in Barantu, Ms. Amina (...)
[Shabait] 26/01/2017

General Aviation Services to commence domestic flights
The General Aviation Services (GAS) announced that it will commence domestic flights twice a week every Friday and Sunday starting from 3 February to-and-from Asmara, Massawa and Assab. Asmara, 23 January 2017- The General Aviation Services (GAS) announced that it will commence domestic (...)
[Shabait] 23/01/2017

Call for conservation of forests
Captain Yirgaw Kahsai, heads of Forestry and Wildlife Supervision branch, underlined that forests have a pivotal contribution in augmenting biodiversity and called on the public to step up participation in promoting the culture of planting trees and ensure their conservation. Asmara, 23 (...)
[Shabait] 23/01/2017

Soil and Water Conservation
The Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Arefaine Berhe, has called for strengthening soil and water conservation campaign so as to raise output. He made the call at a meeting in Barentu on 18 January. Asmara, 21 January 2017 - The Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Arefaine Berhe, has called for (...)
[Shabait] 21/01/2017

Veteran fighter Tsegai Gebremedhin passes away
Veteran fighter Tsegai Gebremedhin passed away at the age of 79. Asmara, 20 January 2017- Veteran fighter Tsegai Gebremedhin passed away at the age of 79. Veteran fighter Tsegai joined the ELF in 1964 and in 1966 he returned to Asmara and was active in clandestine political activities and as (...)
[Shabait] 21/01/2017

Epiphany celebrated nationwide
Epiphany (Timket) was colorfully celebrated nationwide today, 19 January. Asmara, 19 January 2017- Epiphany (Timket) was colorfully celebrated nationwide today, 19 January. The celebration here in Asmara in which thousands of the faithful participated; a night long prayer was conducted in all (...)
[Shabait] 19/01/2017

Eritrean nationals abroad hold public diplomacy activities
The Charge d’Affairs at the Eritrean Embassy in the US, Mr. Berhane Gebrehiwet conducted a seminar to Eritrean nationals in Philadelphia on 15 January. Asmara, 19 January- The Charge d’Affairs at the Eritrean Embassy in the US, Mr. Berhane Gebrehiwet conducted a seminar to Eritrean nationals in (...)
[Shabait] 19/01/2017

Eritrea: Progress in Reducing Maternal, Child Mortality in Central Region
[Shabait] Asmara -In an assessment meeting recently held, the Ministry of Health branch in the Central region reported that successful activities have been carried out in the reduction of maternal and child mortality.
[AllAfrica] 19/01/2017

Central region: Reduction of maternal and child mortality
In an assessment meeting recently held, the Ministry of Health branch in the Central region reported that successful activities have been carried out in the reduction of maternal and child mortality. Asmara, 18 January 2017- In an assessment meeting recently held, the Ministry of Health branch (...)
[Shabait] 19/01/2017

Material support by Youth from Diaspora
Eritrean youth residing abroad have donated stationary materials to the Afabet Secondary School. Asmara, 18 January 2017- Eritrean youth residing abroad have donated stationary materials to the Afabet Secondary School. Commanding the youth for the contribution they made, Mr. Ahmed Abr, (...)
[Shabait] 19/01/2017

Eritrean community festival in Australia and New Zealand
The 17th Eritrean community festival in Australia and New Zealand was enthusiastically conducted from 12 to 15 January under the theme “Half Century of Resilience and Development”. Asmara, 17 January 2017- The 17th Eritrean community festival in Australia and New Zealand was enthusiastically (...)
[Shabait] 17/01/2017



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